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K2 Media Group

Overview
Works: 30 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 269 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: HC427.92, 951.05
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Publications about K2 Media Group
Publications by K2 Media Group
Most widely held works by K2 Media Group
In search of China ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
"Illuminates the profound consequences of China's commitment to build a free market system and the resultant unleashing of the dynamism, energy, and entrepreneurial spirit of the Chinese people ... goes beyond the impressive statistics of economic growth to tell the human story ... of China today"--Container
Mysterious Mamberamo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Thanks to its inaccessibility, both natural and political, Indonesia's Irian Jaya is the only remaining place where civilized man can come into contact with the primitive world. Two friends journey through the forbidden inland territory looking for the tribes that live there in order to remember and relearn how we used to live in harmony with nature
Does sex have a future? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Sex has long permeated modern life, transforming values and changing morals. But is technology adding a new twist? Experts discuss what happens when technology multiplies sexual options and accelerates sexual shifts
Why is quantum physics so beautiful? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Scientists describe quantum physics as beautiful, elegant, and full of charm and symmetry. Discovers how scientists describe what they think is so special about quantum physics
Do brains make minds? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Expert panelists talk about the connection between the gray matter called a brain, the thoughts we think, the mind-body connection, and whether there's something more to the human mind than what resides in the brain
Will intelligence fill this universe? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
There are three questions that speak directly to human uniqueness and purpose. 1) Does intelligent non-human life exist anywhere in the universe?; 2) Given the fullness of time, will human beings spread across the galaxies?; and 3) Is there something special about this universe that causes or even requires self-aware creatures like human to appear? Experts look at humankind and whether the evolution of conscious beings was an accident or a necessity
Will this universe ever end? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts discuss basic theories about how the universe will end
Who needs sex therapy? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts offer insight into our society's sexual norms and discuss why and how a new kind of "sex therapy" may offer help to many
Will gene therapy change the human race? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts debate the benefits of and difference between genetic therapy and genetic enhancement, and the ethical impact of altering human evolution
What are the next breakthroughs in science? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts discuss the role of independent scientific study; how "paradigms" work in science; and whether scientific discoveries are conditioned by the prevailing culture
How does technology transform society? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Panelists discuss how technology is forever changing life as we know it and how change and continuing growth are just as unstoppable as social change is inevitable
Strange physics of the mind ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Two fundamental theories -- quantum mechanics and relativity -- have changed forever our understanding of reality. Panelists discuss why some physicists have suddenly become obsessed with using physics to explain the human mind, consciousness and how we think
How can you learn to be creative? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
For years we thought that in order to be creative you had to "be born with it." Now, new thinking on the subject reveals that everyone can learn to be more imaginative and creative, all you need is high energy and strong motivation. Experts discuss this learned skill
Can science seek the soul? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Belief in the existence of the "spiritual essence" of an immortal soul has infused human thought and history. This topic pits the scientific materialists against those who believe in the concept of "dualism," which requires some nonphysical component -- call it a "soul"--To transform the human brain into the human mind
What is consciousness? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts say that this human experience called consciousness is a mental experience, of the mind but not of the brain. Today's panelists look inside the mind and talk about just what is and what's so special about human consciousness
Can you really extend your life? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Panelists discuss the biology of aging and debate the facts, fads and fallacies of living longer and offer the best, most sensible advice to slow the aging process
Thinking out the last millennium ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Life and how we live has been incredibly transformed, but humanity has paid a high price for its incredible growth. Top experts look back at the last millennium and the thinking processes that simultaneously built civilization and spread devastation to look for lessons to guide us through the next thousand years
How does creativity work, at work? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Panelists discuss the connection between creativity and innovation; how businesses can cultivate and grow organizational creativity; and why these attributes are so critical for organizations and individuals in today's changing work environment
Can we see the near future [25 years?] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts convene to argue where we've been, what we've learned, what the future holds in store - and if it really is possible to forecast the not-too-distant future
Why are music and art so exhilarating? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Experts debate how music and art appreciation reflect our culture, whether appreciation of the arts is learned or innate, and why we react so differently and individually to art and music
 
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